Definition of Small


  • a garment size for a small person
  • the slender part of the back


  • made to seem smaller or less (especially in worth)
    "her comments made me feel small"
  • not large but sufficient in size or amount
    "a modest salary"
    "modest inflation"
    "helped in my own small way"
  • have fine or very small constituent particles
    "a small misty rain"
  • (of a voice) faint
    "a little voice"
    "a still small voice"
  • lowercase
    "little a"
    "small a"
    "e.e.cummings's poetry is written all in minuscule letters"
  • low or inferior in station or quality
    "a humble cottage"
    "a lowly parish priest"
    "a modest man of the people"
    "small beginnings"
  • slight or limited
    especially in degree or intensity or scope
    "a series of death struggles with small time in between"
  • (of children and animals) young, immature
    "what a big little boy you are"
    "small children"
  • limited in size or scope
    "a small business"
    "a newspaper with a modest circulation"
    "small-scale plans"
    "a pocket-size country"
    - small scale - pocket size - pocket sized
  • limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude or extent
    "a little dining room"
    "a little house"
    "a small car"
    "a little (or small) group"


  • on a small scale
    "think small"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble small

23 unscramble word found using the letters small.

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